Local government expenditures or reductions; DLS to identify legislation affecting. (HB199)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave) with support from co-patrons Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg), and Sen. Roz Dance (D-Petersburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Legislation affecting local government expenditures or reductions. Requires the Division of Legislative Services to identify and forward to the Commission on Local Government (Commission) joint resolutions introduced calling for a study of local government expenditures or revenues. The bill also authorizes the Department of Planning and Budget and the Department of Taxation to forward to the Commission bills introduced requiring additional local government expenditures or a reduction in local government revenues. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/26/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101787D
12/26/2013Referred to Committee on Rules
01/28/2014Assigned Rules sub: Studies
01/30/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB199)
01/30/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 0-N)
01/30/2014Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/31/2014Reported from Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2014Read first time
02/05/2014Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2014Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/06/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2014Referred to Committee on Rules
02/21/2014Reported from Rules with amendment (15-Y 0-N)
02/24/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/2014Read third time
02/25/2014Reading of amendment waived
02/25/2014Committee amendment agreed to
02/25/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/25/2014Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N)
02/26/2014Placed on Calendar
02/27/2014Senate amendment agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
02/27/2014VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB199ER)
03/04/2014Signed by Speaker
03/07/2014Signed by President
03/19/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB199ER)
04/04/2014Governor's recommendation received by House
04/22/2014Placed on Calendar
04/23/2014House rejected Governor's recommendation (28-Y 69-N)
04/23/2014VOTE: REJECTED (28-Y 69-N)
04/23/2014Communicated to Governor
05/23/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 807 (effective 7/1/14)
05/23/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0807)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 7 minutes.